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IOI-CANADA is a leading member of the worldwide network of International Ocean Institute (IOI) centres and focal points. Our mission is to promote responsible ocean governance and the stewardship and sustainable use of coastal and ocean resources in Canada and around the world.  Please explore this website to learn more about our activities including:

  • IOI-Canada's annual, interdisciplinary TRAINING PROGRAMME on Ocean Governance: Policy, Law and Management, with the 36th course currently underway (18th May - 15th July).

  • ELISABETH MANN BORGESE OCEAN LECTURE - held in honour of IOI's founder and in celebration of World Oceans Day (8th June), and focusing this year on Climate Change in Nova Scotia: Are We Ready?

  • HALIFAX OCEANS FILM FESTIVAL - three evenings of public screenings and discussions on a range of marine and coastal issues.
You can also download our six-page brochure for more information on IOI-Canada, and the latest issue of the Alumni News (Dec. 2015).


Last updated: 18th May 2016